Ward 8 Member of the Council of the District of Columbia

Official Date Elected Dates Re-Elected Reason no longer holding the office
James Coates (D) 11-5-74   Defeated in re-election in Primary 9-14-76
Wilhelmina Rolark (D) 11-2-76 11-4-80, 11-6-84, 11-8-88 Defeated in re-election in Primary 9-15-92
Marion Barry (D) 11-3-92   Ran for Mayor and won 11-8-94
Eydie D. Whittington (D) 5-2-9510   Defeated in re-election in Primary 9-10-96
Sandy Allen (D) 11-5-96 11-7-00 Defeated in re-election in Primary 9-14-04
Marion Barry (D) 11-2-04 11-4-08, 11-6-12 Died while in office 11-23-14
LaRuby May 4-28-15

10. Special Election to fill remainder of Marion Barry's Unexpired Term.

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